Prospective Students

Pursuing a graduate degree or certificate can make a difference in your professional or personal life. By visiting Mason’s graduate admissions web site, you’ve already taken the first step! If you have/will have a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university prior to enrollment you are eligible to apply.

The Nation’s Capital is located less than 20 miles from the Fairfax campus, and just 3 miles from the Arlington campus. Northern Virginia offers professional advantages and diverse social, cultural, and educational opportunities unequaled in any other metropolitan region. Arlington County has vibrant commercial districts that host a number of industry leaders and Fortune 500 companies; the City of Alexandria provides a venue for the headquarters of many national associations; and Fairfax County is a world center of commerce and trade and the technology hub of the United States East Coast.

Many of your questions concerning the application process, additional requirements for international students, financing your education, enrollment data, and more, can be answered by visiting the sites below.